Slough is a unitary authority in the south of England. It is made up mainly by the town of Slough. It borders onto Greater London, Buckinghamshire, Surrey and the unitary authority of Windsor and Maidenhead. Villages which form part of Slough are: Britwell, Chalvey, Cippenham, Colnbrook, Langley, Upton, Wexham.
- Come, friendly bombs, and fall on Slough
- It isn't fit for humans now
Slough is home to the National Foundation for Educational Research, which is housed in The Mere.
The BBC comedy series The Office is set in Slough, reiterating Betjeman's view of the place as a depressing industrial wasteland. In fact Betjeman's poem appears on the inside sleeve of the video and DVD of Series 1.